Castel La Vie Rouge Du Castel

2016 Vintage- This wine is from the Judean Hills close to Jerusalem. It's mostly Cabernet Sauvignon, (80%) with the addition of 14% Merlot, 4% Syrah and 2% Petit Verdot.After fermentation and a short period in French oak barrels, the wine ages for a year in concrete tanks. This wine is easy to drink and well made. In the glass a ruby dark purple color. On the nose dark plums, berry fruit, cinnamon with light meaty tones, oak and chocolate. On the palate medium/full-bodied with dark fresh fruit and light tannins. Nice long aftertaste.